13 Things Longtime Virginians Wish They Could Tell Newcomers
If you’re a life-long Virginia resident, chances are you’ve encountered several people who are new to the Old Dominion. You’ve also likely had to explain a few things to these out-of-staters because — let’s face it — life in Virginia is anything but ordinary. The following is a list of things that longtime Virginians wish they could tell newcomers:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
What would you add to the above list? Be sure to share your thoughts with us!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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